cnn's paul vercammen is live at the memorial in santa clarita, california. paul, this is a serious event, but there's also a celebration of this -- of his life, correct? >> reporter: oh, absolutely right, deb. it is more of a celebration of his life. anywhere from 2500 to 3,000 people up and down this street. this is near the crash scene and right over here is the memorial and deb, it just keeps growing. more candle, more flowers, they've add in a christmas tree today. they've started to decorate the christmas tree. all of this as fans here come out in what was basically an event that grew up on the internet and people started using social media to talk about it and it's not -- as the sheriff's department said a sanctioned, vent, but you have 2500 to 3,000 people out here in santa clarita right now. a lot of people taking pictures. people just professing their love for paul walker and it's a youth movement of sorts. here's brendan. what did you like about paul walker and those movies?